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We’re constantly on the prowl for ways to up our beauty-routine ante, which means looking beyond glossy pages and right into the closets (and medicine cabinets) of the tech savants we share our fine city with. We’re suckers for street-style intel, too. So, for this installment of Real Girl, Real Beauty we tapped an event-planning pro to show us how she gets her glow.
Between VC meetings and product launches all over Silicon Valley, Rebecca Miller of MartiniBird has mastered the art of pulling herself together on the go, and we needed to know all her secrets. (Hint: Always bring a spare cocktail dress.) We ventured to her S.F. home, took a look at her beauty stash, and tapped her for skin, hair, and makeup tips. Are you taking notes? This is a master course in making it work.
Photographed by Anna-Alexia Basile
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